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CFMEU Forestry and Furnishing Products Division
of the CFMEU has 18,200 members in all areas of the Forest and Wood Products and Furnishing Industries.
Massive rise in regional unemployment prompts call for Victorian Government to support 457 Visa crackdown
- 15 August 2014
The CFMEU has called on the Victorian Government to join its campaign to ensure more rigorous Labour Market Testing for the controversial 457 Visa scheme on the back of disastrous unemployment figures in regional Victoria.
Union slams NT migration proposal as Government ignores Roy Hill visa rorts allegations
- 12 August 2014
The Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) has slammed the proposed "designated area migration agreement" for the Northern Territory that will allow employers easy access to thousands of overseas workers.
Great support from local community and MP for Shoalhaven Mill
- 25 July 2014
The community forum at the Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre on Monday July 21 was a huge success with 100s of people turning out to show their support for local jobs.
USW: Huhtamaki Must Respect U.S. Workers' Right to Organize
- 18 July 2014
PITTSBURGH USA - The United Steelworkers (USW) union today called on Finnish packaging conglomerate Huhtamaki to respect the rights of its workers and to meet with workers at its Commerce, California site who have sought to a...
Community forum in Nowra will seek Government commitment to save the Shoalhaven Paper Mill
- 17 July 2014
A community gathering in Nowra on Monday 21st July will seek a firm commitment from the Federal Government to keep the Shoalhaven Paper Mill in operation.
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Why Mr Abbott should we put you first when you put local workers last?
Visit the Why Mr Abbott campaign website to find out why workers are asking Mr Abbott about his plans to extend the 457 visa scheme.
Federal Election 2013 Pulp and Paper Jobs Campaign
The CFMEU Pulp and Paper Workers' District is running a dedicated campaign to push political parties to act on jobs during the Federal Election campaign.
Let's Spread it Around
The CFMEU is campaigning for government policies that spread the benefits of the boom more widely. Policies that support the creation of more jobs in manufacturing, that give Australian workers priority on new construction jo...
Tasmanian Forest Agreement
Union members can be proud of their role in achieving the historic Tasmanian Forest Agreement Act 2013.
Carter Holt Harvey: Greater Green Triangle Campaign
CFMEU Members in the Greater Green Triangle District have been taking action to protect their jobs, their families and their community. Check this campaign page regularly for the latest news on the campaign, Union media relea...
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